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Scan from The Mismeasure of Man, but originally from a mid-19th century work.

A scientific demonstration from 1868 that the Negro is as distinct from the Caucasian as the Chimpanzee. Josiah Nott was a polygenist who believed that the "races" of man had always been separate.

This was from Josiah Clark Nott's Types of Mankind (1854).


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